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Frontis. portrait (plate) of Thomas Mace signed: Hen. Cook pinx. W. Faithorne sculp
Topics: Music, Music, Church music, Lute, Stringed instruments, Viol
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Bequeathed by Alexander Wood Inglis of Glencorse (1854-1929) 1929
Music at the NLS
by Graham, G. F. (George Farquhar), 1789-1867; Wood, J. Muir
947
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0
For voice and piano
Topic: Songs, English
Music at the NLS
by Johnson, James, ca. 1750-1811; Burns, Robert. 1759-1796; Clarke, Stephen. d. 1797
945
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Paged continuously. Engraved throughout
Topics: Songs, Scots, Ballads, Scots, Folk songs, Scots
Music at the NLS
by Playford, Henry, b. 1657; Playford, John, 1623-1686?. English dancing master
846
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Includes tunes followed by directions for each dance
Topics: Country-dances, Dance music, Dance, Violin music
Music at the NLS
by Smith, Robert Archibald, 1780-1829; Ruggles-Brise, Dorothea, Lady, former owner. StEdNL; Glen, John 1833-1904, former owner. StEdNL
776
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0
Title vignettes
Topics: Ballads, Scots, Songs, Scottish, Folk songs, Scots
Collection of John Glen (1833-1904)
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Music at the NLS
by Ruggles-Brise, Dorothea, Lady, former owner. StEdNL; Glen, John 1833-1904, former owner. StEdNL
713
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Collection of John Glen (1833-1904)
"A selection of standard music, songs, duets, glees ... and articles in musical and general literature."
Topic: Songs, English
Music at the NLS
by Johnson, James, ca. 1750-1811; Clarke, Stephen, d. 1797; Burns, Robert, 1759-1796; Inglis, Alexander Wood, 1854-1929 former owner. StEdNL
627
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Burns contributed 184 songs, wrote most of the prefaces to the different volumes, and may be said to have edited the work. The arrangements of the airs were prepared chiefly by Stephen Clarke. Cf. Dict. nat. biog., v. 30, p. 16
Topics: Songs, Scots, Ballads, Scots
Music at the NLS
by Johnson, James, ca. 1750-1811; Burns, Robert. 1759-1796; Clarke, Stephen. d. 1797
627
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0
Paged continuously. Engraved throughout
Topics: Songs, Scots, Ballads, Scots, Folk songs, Scots
Music at the NLS
by Graham, G. F. (George Farquhar), 1789-1867; Ruggles-Brise, Dorothea, Lady, former owner. StEdNL; Glen, John 1833-1904, former owner. StEdNL
625
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For voice and piano
Topics: Folk songs, English, Folk songs, English
Includes bibliographies and indexes
Topics: Songs, Scots, Songs, Scots
Mostly for high voice and continuo (some for 2 voices & continuo); part for flute (i.e. recorder) at end of each song
Topics: Songs (High voice) with continuo, Songs, English
Music at the NLS
by Bannatyne Club (Edinburgh, Scotland)
582
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Also issued as no. 43 of the publications of the Maitland Club
Music at the NLS
by Ruggles-Brise, Dorothea, Lady, former owner. StEdNL; Glen, John 1833-1904, former owner. StEdNL
570
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2
Violin solo
( 2 reviews )
Music at the NLS
by Chambers, Robert, 1802-1871; Ruggles-Brise, Dorothea, Lady, former owner. StEdNL; Glen, John 1833-1904, former owner. StEdNL
565
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A reissue of the Edinburgh 1862 ed
Music at the NLS
by Graham, G. F. (George Farquhar), 1789-1867; Ruggles-Brise, Dorothea, Lady, former owner. StEdNL; Glen, John 1833-1904, former owner. StEdNL
561
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For voice and piano
Topics: Folk songs, English, Folk songs, English
Violin solo
Music at the NLS
559
0
0
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Music at the NLS
by Thomson, William, fl.1695-1753; Ruggles-Brise, Dorothea, Lady, former owner. StEdNL; Glen, John 1833-1904, former owner. StEdNL
550
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Dedication signed: William Thomson
Topic: Songs, Scottish
Music at the NLS
by Smith, Robert Archibald, 1780-1829; Ruggles-Brise, Dorothea, Lady, former owner. StEdNL; Glen, John 1833-1904, former owner. StEdNL
518
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0
Title vignettes
Topics: Ballads, Scots, Songs, Scottish, Folk songs, Scots
Mostly for high voice and continuo (some for 2 voices & continuo); part for flute (i.e. recorder) at end of each song
Topics: Songs (High voice) with continuo, Songs, English
Music at the NLS
by Johnson, James, ca. 1750-1811; Clarke, Stephen, d. 1797; Burns, Robert, 1759-1796; Inglis, Alexander Wood, 1854-1929 former owner. StEdNL
503
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0
Burns contributed 184 songs, wrote most of the prefaces to the different volumes, and may be said to have edited the work. The arrangements of the airs were prepared chiefly by Stephen Clarke. Cf. Dict. nat. biog., v. 30, p. 16
Topics: Songs, Scots, Ballads, Scots
Music at the NLS
by Parke, William Thomas; Inglis, Alexander Wood, 1854-1929 former owner. StEdNL
501
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Bequeathed by Alexander Wood Inglis of Glencorse (1854-1929) 1929
Music at the NLS
by Weekes, of the Theatre Royal, Drury Lane
496
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0
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Collection of John Glen (1833-1904)
Imprint of original: Printed in Aberdeen : by Iohn Forbes, and are to be sold at his printing-house above the meal-market at the sign of the Tovvns-Armes, 1682
Topic: Songs, English
With final four 'Explanation of the Scots words.' leaves
Music at the NLS
by Ramsay, Allan, 1686-1758
471
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0
A collection of pamphlets previously issued separately by Ramsay. The collection was probably first published in 1719 without a collective titlepage and subsequently re-issued in April? 1720 with prefatory material and a collective titlepage but little attempt at continuous pagination. In later issues in 1720, 1721 and 1722, all with same collective titlepage dated 1720, increasing efforts were made at continuous pagination as the work was extended with new poems and the constituent parts were...
Topics: English poetry, Scottish poetry
Music at the NLS
by Ruggles-Brise, Dorothea, Lady, former owner. StEdNL; Glen, John 1833-1904, former owner. StEdNL
461
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0
Collection of John Glen (1833-1904)
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Music at the NLS
by Ruggles-Brise, Dorothea, Lady, former owner. StEdNL; Glen, John 1833-1904, former owner. StEdNL
441
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0
Collection of John Glen (1833-1904)
Music at the NLS
by Chambers, Robert, 1802-1871; Ruggles-Brise, Dorothea, Lady, former owner. StEdNL; Glen, John 1833-1904, former owner. StEdNL
439
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0
Collection of John Glen (1833-1904)
Music at the NLS
430
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1
Reissued in London in 1775 under the title: 'The buck's bottle campanion: .. With about two hundred toasts and sentiments'
( 1 reviews )
With an additional, engraved, titlepage, and engraved frontispiece
Music at the NLS
by Scottish Songs; Ruggles-Brise, Dorothea, Lady, former owner. StEdNL; Glen, John 1833-1904, former owner. StEdNL
422
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0
Collection of John Glen (1833-1904)
Bequeathed by Alexander Wood Inglis of Glencorse (1854-1929) 1929
Music at the NLS
by La Borde, Jean B. de; Roussier, Pierre J
407
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0
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Music at the NLS
by Royal Military Exhibition, 1890 (London); Day, C. R; Inglis, Alexander Wood, 1854-1929 former owner. StEdNL
399
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Bequeathed by Alexander Wood Inglis of Glencorse (1854-1929) 1929
Music at the NLS
by Ruggles-Brise, Dorothea, Lady, former owner. StEdNL; Glen, John 1833-1904, former owner. StEdNL
395
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0
Supplied title
Music at the NLS
by Gilchrist, John, Editor of A Collection of Scottish Ballads, Tales and Songs
393
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Earlier edition has title: A collection of Scottish ballads, tales, and songs, ancient and modern
First published in 1769 as 'Ancient and modern Scots songs'
No pagination beyond the introduction
Music at the NLS
by Chambers, Robert, 1802-1871
379
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0
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Music at the NLS
by Ritson, Joseph, Antiquary; Ruggles-Brise, Dorothea, Lady, former owner. StEdNL; Glen, John 1833-1904, former owner. StEdNL
378
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Collection of John Glen (1833-1904)
A 19th century reprint from a broken set of the two issues of the 1719-20 edition. Vol. 1, 3-5 belong to the first issue; v. 2 and 6 to the second
Topic: Ballads, English
Music at the NLS
by Ruggles-Brise, Dorothea, Lady, former owner. StEdNL; Glen, John 1833-1904, former owner. StEdNL
369
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0
Collection of John Glen (1833-1904)
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Original published 1700 : London : Printed by William Pearson, for Henry Playford, 1700
1762 re-issue with added third volume
Music at the NLS
by Ruggles-Brise, Dorothea, Lady, former owner. StEdNL; Glen, John 1833-1904, former owner. StEdNL
354
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0
Collection of John Glen (1833-1904)
Music at the NLS
by Ritson, Joseph, Antiquary; Ruggles-Brise, Dorothea, Lady, former owner. StEdNL; Glen, John 1833-1904, former owner. StEdNL
349
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0
Collection of John Glen (1833-1904)
Music at the NLS
by Hoffmann, F; Ruggles-Brise, Dorothea, Lady, former owner. StEdNL; Glen, John 1833-1904, former owner. StEdNL
345
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0
No texts to the melodies included
Topics: Folk songs, Irish, Arranged, Folk music, Arranged, Music, Irish, Piano music
Music at the NLS
by La Borde, Jean B. de; Roussier, Pierre J
345
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0
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Music at the NLS
by Gilchrist, John, Editor of A Collection of Scottish Ballads, Tales and Songs
345
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0
Earlier edition has title: A collection of Scottish ballads, tales, and songs, ancient and modern
Music at the NLS
by Graham, G. F. (George Farquhar), 1789-1867; Ruggles-Brise, Dorothea, Lady, former owner. StEdNL; Glen, John 1833-1904, former owner. StEdNL
343
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For voice and piano
Topics: Folk songs, English, Folk songs, English
Edited by David Herd
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A 19th century reprint from a broken set of the two issues of the 1719-20 edition. Vol. 1, 3-5 belong to the first issue; v. 2 and 6 to the second
Topic: Ballads, English
A second volume was published in the following year
This appears to be a different issue of the 1811 edition
Topic: Songs, Scots
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Originally published in 1654 as: A breefe introduction to the skill of musick
Topics: Music, Violin, Viola da gamba, Counterpoint
Music at the NLS
by Inglis, Alexander Wood, 1854-1929 former owner. StEdNL
324
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1
Bequeathed by Alexander Wood Inglis of Glencorse (1854-1929) 1929
( 1 reviews )
Music at the NLS
by McDonald, Daniel, fl. 1770 former owner. StEdNL; Inglis, Alexander Wood, 1854-1929 former owner. StEdNL
323
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Inscription inside back cover: Daniel McDonald his / Book May 10th. 1770 years / Bought of Charles [surname scratched out]
Music at the NLS
by Bishop, Henry R. (Henry Rowley), Sir, 1786-1855; Twiss, Horace, 1787-1849; Ruggles-Brise, Dorothea, Lady, former owner. StEdNL; Glen, John 1833-1904, former owner. StEdNL
322
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0
Pl. no.: 156
Topic: Songs, Scots
Music at the NLS
by Ruggles-Brise, Dorothea, Lady, former owner. StEdNL; Glen, John 1833-1904, former owner. StEdNL
321
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0
Collection of John Glen (1833-1904)
Collection of John Glen (1833-1904)
Music at the NLS
by Ruggles-Brise, Dorothea, Lady, former owner. StEdNL; Glen, John 1833-1904, former owner. StEdNL; Ritson, J; Johnson, J; Egerton, J
313
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0
Collection of John Glen (1833-1904)
Music at the NLS
by Ruggles-Brise, Dorothea, Lady, former owner. StEdNL; Glen, John 1833-1904, former owner. StEdNL
313
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0
Collection of John Glen (1833-1904)
Titlepages in red and black